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Senior controller

Posting Start Date: Jun 9, 2022

Location: Candiac, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

Our beautiful Cascades family is growing: the Cascades Tissue Group team is looking for a Senior Controller.


At Cascades, we bring out the full potential of our employees. You will have the necessary support and great opportunities to accomplish yourself, evolve as a professional and grow in your new role.


Does a career with a growing Quebec company appeal to you?



Why work at Cascades


  • Work-family balance;
  • Group insurance & pension plan with company contributions;
  • Profit sharing plan (not once, but twice a year!);
  • Employee assistance program (because we care about the physical and mental health of our Cascaders);
  • Long-term career management plan and training center (we told you we were bringing out the best in our people!);
  • A work environment focused on knowledge sharing and valuing individual and team successes;
  • Contribution to the success of a Quebec-based multinational with strong environmental values.

Individual responsibilities


Reporting to the Administrative Director, the Senior Controller's mission is to contribute to the business development of his or her unit and to ensure its coordination in accordance with the strategic plan. In addition, you contribute your financial expertise to support the management of your unit in the application and improvement of business processes and ensure the implementation of best practices in financial management. You analyze operational cost performance indicators and ensure the completeness and reliability of the information produced and communicated. In doing so, you contribute to strategic decision-making within your plant and maintain an effective control structure to minimize the risk of errors, irregularities and fraud related to the processes. To accomplish this, you will be required to, among other things: 


  • Support the group in projects by providing financial analysis and recommendations ;
  • Participate in the improvement and standardization of processes and tools;
  • Contribute to the decision making process of your sector
  • Supervise a corporate team of financial analysts;
  • Analyze and present consolidated results of the group's manufacturing plants;
  • Ensure the reliability and completeness of the financial information produced
  • Maintain an effective control structure to minimize business risks inherent to operations and fraud
  • Support the group's plants in terms of financial processes, internal controls and tools (standardization of processes and tools, training and temporary replacement);
  • Apply best practices in financial management, administration and accounting as they apply to your sector
  • Participate in the budget process.

Experiences and strengths


Speaking the truth and having a good heart are pillars of Cascades. We hope to find these values in our future Cascades men and women!


As a senior controller, you will be able to showcase your qualities and skills. We are looking for someone who has the following qualifications


  • A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting or finance;
  • A CPA designation, an asset;
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience;
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel;
  • Knowledge and experience with SAP, an asset;
  • Demonstrate analytical skills and a high sense of initiative;
  • Ability to work with deadlines and in a changing environment;
  • Have excellent organizational and planning skills and be rigorous;
  • Be bilingual, both orally and in writing.


#revealyourpotential #LifeAtCascades

Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. 


About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities since 1964. Cascades have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 10,000 women and men working in a network in almost 80 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

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